How do I get my language supported?

Text Languages:

We add new languages periodically. In the process of adding a new language to the automatic translation system, the most important learning material is existing high-quality translations—the same text in two languages.

A significant amount, typically 4 to 5 million words of this type of text, is needed to build a reasonable-quality automatic translation system for a particular language pair. Find out how automatic translation works at www.aka.ms/MT.

Speech Languages

Speech recognition is a totally different process than translation. It requires a whole new set of data (hundred of hours of recorded audios and their associated transcriptions) and trainings of our machine learning based engines to become available. Therefore, we cannot always deliver speech recognition as quickly as new supported languages become available for Microsoft Translator.

We continue to release improvements to the quality of our existing languages and to expand on our coverage of languages from around the world so that more and more people can talk to the Microsoft Translator in their own language.

Stay tuned on our blog (www.aka.ms/Translatorblog), Facebook page (www.facebook.com/microsofttranslator), or Twitter feed (www.twitter.com/MStranslator) for updates to our language coverage.

For the up-to-date list of supported language please go to www.microsoft.com/translator/languages.aspx


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  1. A Nigerian language called Igbo.

    A Nigerian language called Igbo.

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  2. Kurdish

    Qedrê zimanê kurdî zanibe ey alema internetê! :)

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  3. Kurdish

    Ji xêra mala xwedê re kurdî bûbane zimanê Microsoft ê. Û hew

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  4. Kurdish

    Gelek spas dikim heval

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  5. 49 votes
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  6. 49 votes
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  7. Kurdish

    Kurdî bila bibe zimanê fermî

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  8. s_s

    0551400220

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  9. sq1

    0555115648qq

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  10. Bastrad fix it why not give true mining in translation

    No correct translation in any languages you are A big thefts to true words

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  11. 48 votes
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  12. 47 votes
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  13. Kurdish

    Bir Kürt olarak kendi dilimde okumak yazmak istiyorum

    46 votes
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  14. 46 votes
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  15. Be sindhi

    Speak Sindhi.save Sindhi people and work every time for Sindhi people.

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  16. Kurdish

    “Zıman hebuna mirove”

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  17. 46 votes
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  18. 46 votes
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  19. ਪਲੀਸ ਐਡ ਮਾਈ

    I want Punjabi will you are translation please add this languages at this Punjabi is only used apps because country available thank you Punjabis are available in all countries because they are using your apps

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  20. please add offline Marathi Language

    There are huge quantity to use Marathi language in india hence you are requested to please make available in your app it will very useful to us

    Thanks

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